Community control of the police means empowering the people to shape and oversee the mechanisms of their own security and end forever the armed occupation of our communities by hostile forces.

‘’Street power’ will be dissipated if organizers leave the levers of power in the hands of local Democrats.”

Never in the modern history of the United States has an insurgent, Black-led movement been viewed favorably by such large majorities of whites. According to the latest New York Times/Siena College Poll,  a combined total of 61 percent of whites give “very favorable” (37 percent) or “somewhat favorable” (24 percent)  ratings to the “Black Lives Matter movement.” Those numbers match almost exactly the results of a Pew Research Center  poll released earlier this month that shows a combined 60 percent of whites either “strongly support” (31 percent) or “somewhat support” (30 percent) Black Lives Matter.

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